The Red-Hot Research Papers of 2011
Item Paper Citations
1 E. Komatsu, et al., "Seven-year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) observations: Cosmological interpretations," Astrophys. J. Suppl. Ser., 192(2): No. 18, February 2011. 564
2 D. Larson, et al., "Seven-year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) observations: Power spectra and WMAP-derived parameters," Astrophys. J. Suppl. Ser., 192(2): No. 16, February 2011. 132
3 N. Jarosik, et al., "Seven-year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) observations: Sky maps, systematic errors, and basic results," Astrophys. J. Suppl. Ser., 192(2): No. 14, February 2011. 98
4 R. Lister, et al., "Hotspots of aberrant epigenomic reprogramming in human induced pluripotent stem cells," Nature, 471(7336): 68-73, 3 March 2011. 81
5 A. Gore, et al., "Somatic coding mutations in human induced pluripotent stem cells," Nature, 471(7336): 63-7, 3 March 2011. 78
6 S.G.F. Rasmussen, et al., "Structure of a nanobody-stabilized active state of the β2 adrenoreceptor," Nature, 469(7329): 175-80, 13 January 2011. 73
7 S.J. Connolly, et al., "Apixaban in patients with atrial fibrillation," New Engl. J. Med., 364(9): 806-17, 3 March 2011. 67
8 F. Zannad, et al., "Eplerenone in patients with systolic heart failure and mild symptoms," New Engl. J. Med., 364(1): 11-21, 6 January 2011. 64
9 S.M. Hussein, et al., "Copy number variation and selection during reprogramming to pluripotency," Nature, 471(7336): 58-62, 3 March 2011. 63
10 R.B. Zhou, et al., "A role for mitochondria in NLRP3 inflammasome activation," Nature, 469(7329): 221-5, 13 January 2011. 59
11 C.E. Aalseth, et al., "Results from a search for light-mass dark matter with a p-type point contact germanium detector," Phys. Rev. Lett., 106(13): No. 131301, 29 March, 2011. 58
12 A.E. Giuliano, et al., "Axillary dissection vs no axillary dissection in women with invasive breast cancer and sentinel node metastasis: A randomized clinical trial," JAMA-J. Am Med. Assn., 305(6): 569-75, 9 February 2011. 58
13 T.Y. Chu, et al., "Bulk heterojunction solar cells using thieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6-dione and dithieno [3,2-b:2 ‘,3’-d]silole copolymer with a power conversion efficiency of 7.3%," J. Am Chem. Soc., 133(12): 4250-3, 30 March 2011. 57
14 V. Khachatryan, et al., "Search for supersymmetry in pp collisions at 7 TeV in events with jets and missing transverse energy," Phys. Lett. B, 698(3): 196-218, 11 April 2011. 56
15 L.C. Laurent, et al., "Dynamic changes in the copy number of pluripotency and cell proliferation genes in human ESCs and iPSCs during reprogramming and time in culture," Cell Stem Cell, 8(1): 106-18, 7 January 2011. 55
16 D.F. Egan, et al., "Phosphorylation of ULK1 (hATG1) by AMP-activated protein kinase connects energy sensing to mitophagy," Science, 3319(6016): 456-61, 28 January 2011. 54
17 A. Krzton-Maziopa, et al., "Synthesis and crystal growth of Cs0.8(FeSe0.98)2: a new iron-based superconductor with Tc = 27 K," J.Phys.-Cond. Mat., 23(5): No. 052203, 9 February 2011. 52
18 J. O’Shaughnessy, et al., "Iniparib plus chemotherapy in metastatic triple-negative breast cancer," New Engl. J. Med., 364(3): 205-14, 20 January 2011. 52
19 Y. Umena, et al., "Crystal structure of oxygen-evolving photosystem II at a resolution of 1.9 angstrom," Nature, 473(7345): 55-60, 5 May 2011. 51
20 F. Poordad, et al., "Boceprevir for untreated chronic HCV genotype 1 infection," New Engl. J. Med., 364(13): 1195-1206, 31 March 2011. 51
21 P.Y. Huang, et al., "Grains and grain boundaries in single-layer graphene atomic patchwork quilts," Nature, 469(7330): 389-92, 20 January 2011. 51
22 D.M. Rosenbaum, et al., "Structure and function of an irreversible agonist- β2 adrenoreceptor complex," Nature, 469(7329): 236-40, 13 January 2011. 51
23 H.J. Bouman, et al., "Paraoxonase-1 is a major determinant of clopidogrel efficacy," Nature Med., 17(1): 110-6, January 2011. 49
24 T. Sato, et al., "Paneth cells constitute the niche for Lgr5 stem cells in intestinal crypts," Nature, 469(7330): 415-8, 20 January 2011. 48
25 A.V. Khera, et al., "Cholesterol efflux capacity, high-density lipoprotein function, and atherosclerosis," New Engl. J. Med., 364(2): 127-35, 13 January 2011. 48
26 J.N. Coleman, et al., "Two-dimensional nanosheets produced by liquid exfoliation of layered materials," Science, 331(6017): 568-71, 4 February 2011. 47
27 T. Aaltonen, et al., "Evidence for a mass dependent forward-backward asymmetry in top quark pair production," Phys. Rev. D, 83(11): No. 112003, 8 June 2011. 47
28 K. Atarashi, et al., "Induction of colonic regulatory T cells by indigenous Clostridium species," Science, 331(6015): 337-41, 21 January 2011. 47
29 G.W. Stone, et al., "A prospective natural-history study of coronary atherosclerosis," New Eng. J. Med., 364(3): 226-35, 20 January 2011. 46
30 S.C. Price, et al., "Fluorine substituted conjugated polymer method of medium band gap yields 7% efficiency in polymer-fullerene solar cells," J. Am. Chem. Soc., 133(12): 4625-31, 30 March 2011. 44
31 P.M. Rothwell, et al., "Effect of daily aspirin on long-term risk of death due to cancer: Analysis of individual patient data from randomised trials," Lancet, 377(9759): 31-41, 1 January 2011. 44
32 J. Kim, et al., "AMPK and mTOR regulate autophagy through direct phosphorylation of Ulk1," Nature Cell Bio., 13(2): 132-41, February 2011. 43
33 P.B. Chapman, et al., "Improved survival with vemurafenib in melanoma with BRAF V600E mutation," New Engl. J. Med., 364(26): 2507-16, 30 June 2011. 42
34 H.X. Zhou, et al., "Development of fluorinated benzothiadiazole as a structural unit for a polymer solar cell of 7% efficiency," Angew. Chem.-Int. Ed., 50(13): 2995-8, 21 March 2011. 42
35 T. Warne, et al., "The structural basis for agonist and partial agonist action on a β1-adrenergic receptor," Nature, 469(7329): 241-4, 13 January 2011. 42
36 J.S. De Bono, et al., "Abiraterone and increased survival in metastatic prostate cancer," New Engl. J. Med., 364(21): 1995-2005, 26 May 2011. 40
37 Z. Ahmed, et al., "Results from a low-energy analysis of the CDMS II germanium data," Phys. Rev. Lett., 106(13): No. 131302, 30 March 2011. 40
38 C.S. Chin, et al., "The origin of the Haitian cholera outbreak strain," New Engl. J. Med., 364(1): 33-42, 6 January 2011. 40
SOURCE: Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge (Citations recorded as of late December 2011)